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Naresh and Dr. Bina Jain were honored on December 11, 2019 with a ceremony establishing the Naresh and Dr. Bina Jain Study Rooms located in the West Campus Academic Success Center in New Port Richey.
A dedication of the Dr. Bharat Desai and Mrs. Meena Desai Patient Simulation Lab was held on December 10, 2019 at the West Campus in New Port Richey. Community and College leaders attended the ceremony to honor the generosity of Dr. and Mrs.
The Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch was recently host to the 5K Honor Run. The event was created to not only honor community military veterans but also support veteran scholarships at Pasco-Hernando State College.
The PHSC Foundation recently received a commitment from the Roy Hardy Benevolent Fund Board for a donation of $430,000 to meet the PHSC Foundation Nursing Scholarship Challenge. The Fund would provide twenty-three annual nursing scholarships in perpetuity.
The PHSC Foundation recently received two estate gifts that will provide funding for students for years to come.
The Duke Energy Foundation is a proud supporter of the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs at PHSC.
The PHSC Foundation attended the 2019 PHSC Student Life Retreat (SLR) to speak with students regarding scholarship and alumni opportunities.
Phi Theta Kappa Establishes Angel Fund
The PHSC Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) chapter, spearheaded by club advisor and Professor Connie LaMarca-Frankel, recently established a PTK Angel Fund to assist students in paying the $65 membership fee. Over 2,000 PHSC students are invit
The PHSC Foundation recently elected five new directors to the volunteer governing board representing Pasco and Hernando counties. New board members are elected to a three-year term individually.
PHSC is among the most affordable state colleges in Florida. Unfortunately, some students struggle to pay application and graduation fees.
Edward K. Roberts Funds $40,000 Grant
On June 14, 2019, the Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation received a $40,000 grant from the Edward K. Roberts Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County.
Pasco-Hernando State College presented former Pasco County Superintendent of Schools Heather Fiorentino with the 2019 Distinguished Alumna Award during the Student Life and Leadership Program at the college’s West Campus in New Port Richey on April 10.
Local philanthropists were honored and celebrated at the 8th annual National Philanthropy Day® luncheon hosted by the Nature Coast Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP).
The upcoming Pasco Hernando State College Foundation Performing Arts Season offers another blast from the past, featuring tribute artists recreating the sounds and personas of Elton John, Aretha Franklin, Paul McCartney and more.
The PHSC nursing department received a bundle of joy this spring in the form of a new pediatric simulation baby manikin.
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation recently welcomed Sharon Hayes, BSN, MBA as a new director to the PHSC Foundation Board of Directors. Hayes fills a vacant seat for a term ending 2019.
Pasco-Hernando State College supporters and sporting clay enthusiasts participated in the third annual Pasco-Hernando State College Foundation Sporting Clays Tournament, Jan. 26, at Tampa Bay Sporting Clays. Harvard Jolly Architecture and Creative Contractors Inc.
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation received a $10,000 gift in honor of the 75th birthday of Norman J. Pingley, the first intramural athletic director at PHSC.
Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) supporters and sporting clay enthusiasts participated in the third annual Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation Sporting Clays Tournament, January 26, 2018, at Tampa Bay Sporting Clays. Harvard Jolly Architecture and Creative Contractors Inc.
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation Board of Directors recently elected new officers and members of the board of directors. Officers serve a voluntary, two-year term, while new members are appointed to three year terms.
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation recently received a $25,000 donation from the Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative (WREC) Foundation. The funds will be used to support college programming with $10,000 allocated to its Take Stock in Children program for Hernando County.
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation recently received a $1,300 gift from TRU Simulation + Training, Inc. (TRU) designated toward support of PHSC students pursuing aviation degrees. Beginning with the fall 2017-18 academic year, two $650 scholarships will be awarded.
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation recently received a $1,000 gift from the Kiwanis Club of Spring Hill designated to PHSC’s Take Stock in Children program (TSIC) of Hernando County.
PHSC Parnters with Duke Energy Foundation to Support First Generation College Students Pursuing Degrees in Stem
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation recently received a $19,500 gift from Duke Energy Foundation designated to fund PHSC First Generation STEM Scholarships.
The Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) Foundation recently received a $40,000 grant from the Edward K. Roberts Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County.